Gregory J. Boles Esquire of The Boles Firm LLC in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has been certified as a specialist in the practice of workers’ compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association Workers’ Compensation Law Section. Gregory J. Boles successfully completed the certification process by submitting a variety of documents showing that as least 50% of his legal practice is in the specialty field of workers’ compensation, that he has practiced in the field for more than five (5) years, and that he has actively participated in Mandatory Continuing Legal Education in workers’ compensation law and related fields. He has also passed the certification examination that focuses on workers’ compensation law and rules and leading case law. In 2012, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court approved the PBA Workers’ Compensation Law section as the first bar association entity in Pennsylvania to certify lawyers in the area of workers’ compensation law. Because of his successful completion of the certification process, he will be permitted to use the following language when communicating about their certification to clients and to the public: “Certified as a specialist in the practice of workers’ compensation law by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Section on Workers’ Compensation Law as authorized by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.”
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